Des Moines, Iowa (KTIV) – The Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) has issued a order schedule oral argument on December 13, 2022 regarding the carbon capture pipeline proposed by Summit Carbon Solutions.
The procedure will take place to allow interested parties to provide comments on the relationship between the conclusions that the IUB should make in this filing with respect to the location of the proposed pipeline (project location), the local land use and damage to property in relation to security matters under federal jurisdiction. Oral argument will begin 15 minutes after the monthly public meeting of the Board of Directors in the IUB Courtroom, 1375 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, Iowa.
On September 2, 2022, the IUB issued an order stating that more information was needed regarding the federal preemption on security matters.
The order also requires anyone wishing to participate in oral argument to file briefs by November 10, 2022. Representatives of Navigator Heartland Greenway, LLC and Wolf Carbon Solutions US, LLC, which also have carbon capture pipeline projects , may also file briefs and participate in the argument without requesting intervention.
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